Rupert Murdoch Predicts ‘Nightmare For Israel If Obama Wins’, Accuses White House Of ‘Still Lying About Benghazi’
By Madeleine Morgenstern -”News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch went on a bit of a Twitter tear Saturday morning, predicting a ‘nightmare for Israel if Obama wins’ re-election and accusing the White House of ‘still lying about Benghazi.’
The media mogul — whose company owns Fox News, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Post and others — said Vice President Joe Biden ‘threw [the] CIA under the bus’ and ‘now [White House] throws State [Department]!’ He also came down on Mitt Romney, saying the Republican presidential nominee needs to ignore personal attacks at the next debate and focus on his jobs plan…
Murdoch has been fairly free with his Twitter advice for Romney in the past: Last month he said he needed to ‘stop fearing [the] far right’ and take more of a big tent approach to win the election. During the summer, he wondered, ‘when is Romney going to look like a challenger?’ He subsequently defended himself from an apparent barrage of negative tweets from Romney supporters, saying, ‘of course I want him to win, save us from socialism, etc.’
As Mediaite noted, when a Murdoch-type figure in the media espouses such clear-cut political beliefs so publicly, ‘the question arises as to whether these opinions will eventually trickle down through their outlets.’” Source – The Blaze.